On This Day

September 1865 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 9 Edwin H. Lemare, British organist and composer (Andantino in D-flat, also known as "Moonlight and Roses"), born in Ventnor, on the Isle of Wight (d. 1934)
  • Sep 11 Alfred Hollins, British composer, born in Hull, Yorkshire (d. 1942)

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 24 Frantiszek Sołtyk, Polish composer, dies at 81